Image from page 66 of “Book of house structure and design, prepared in cooperation with and under the instructions of the leading manufacturers of the nation” (1912 )
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Title: Book of home structure and decoration, prepared in cooperation with and under the instructions of the leading manufacturers of the country Year:< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookyear1912" > 1912(< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookdecade1910" > 1910s) Authors:< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookauthorBrown__Henry_Collins__1862_1961" > Brown, Henry Collins, 1862-1961< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookauthorLyman__Clara_Brown" > Lyman, Clara Brown Topics:< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/booksubjectInterior_decoration" > Interior decoration< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/booksubjectFurniture" > Furnishings< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/booksubjectHouse_furnishings" > Home furnishings Publisher:< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookpublisherGarden_City__N__Y__Doubleday__Page___Co" > Garden City, N. Y. Doubleday, Page & Co Contributing Library:< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookcontributorCornell_University_Library" > Cornell University Library Digitizing Sponsor:< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/booksponsorMSN" > MSN View Book Page: < a href=” https://archive.org/stream/cu31924016493417/cu31924016493417#page/n66/mode/1up” rel=” nofollow” > Book Viewer
About This Book: < a href=" https://archive.org/details/cu31924016493417" rel =" nofollow” > Catalog Entry View All Images:< a href=" https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/tags/bookidcu31924016493417" > All Images From Book Click here to< a href=" https://archive.org/stream/cu31924016493417/cu31924016493417#page/n66/mode/1up" rel=" nofollow" > view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: ing nowadays largely on great color treatment, and such accessoriesas chandeliers, sconces, mantel decorations, and anyaccessories on the walls thatare harmonious and proper. Carpets and upholstery need to be dark enoughnot to reveal soil, but of a tone to contrast with the furnishings and walls. Therugs that have been recommended for the 2 treatments above will be discovered to carryout this idea. The first recommendation is to utilize white walls, white trim, a carpet in which Gobelinblue predominates, plain blue hangings at the windows and all hardware of brass.Tliere is a bargain of white here, but the ruddy tones of the old mahogany fur-niture and the mahogany mantel, together with the carpet and the ciutains. preventany sensation of cold. Old pictures fit well into this background, which is tootrue to the period to permit of modern images. In the second tip will be found a treatment used extensively withLouis XVI woodwork, which is light gray. Rather of white paint, light gray 4.5 Text Appearing After Image: Plate VIII. Bedroom is utilized and in tlie location of blue we discover old increased predominating in the rugs andcurtains, while all hardware is of silver finish
. PLATE VII. DINIXG-ROOM Idea
No. 1, as in illustration: walls, medium olive; ceiling, slate green; trim, Venetian red; drapes, green; rugs, green, red-brown and a little blue.Old blue china and some blue in upholstery. Recommendation No. 2: walls, light chrome yellow; ceiling, ivory; trim, forestgreen; curtains, yellow green and old blue; rug, green and blue. The very first suggestion is a distinctly green plan, but it is an olive green blendingwell with the red tones of the woodwork and harmonizing with the old china ofthe mantel and plate racks. Where it is chosen to have the reds a little moreprominent, this end may be acquired by having a red-brick fireplace, as suggestedabove, copper andirons, furnishings of mahogany, or a stain that resembles thatcolor, and a carpet where reds are combined with dull browns and blues in thegeneral gree Keep in mind About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability- pigmentation and appearance of these illustrations may not completely look like the initial work.